Turkey’s state broadcaster TRT has announced its short list of candidates for Eurovision 2011. The public will cast their votes sometime between now and December. The finalists are listed below. Take a look at them in action, and then vote for your favorite!
One month ago Wiwi asked y’all to vote for the Eurovision 2010 song you’re still listening to. After 1,158 votes, we have a winner: Turkey’s maNga with “We Could Be The Same.”
MaNga delivered Turkey its best Eurovision finish since Sertab Erener won in 2003. In honor of maNga’s second place finish, Turkish fans have cranked out a series of club mixes. Wiwi approves! Have a listen below, and be sure to check out all of this year’s other Eurovision remixes.
Over the past two months, Wiwi’s readers have cast a total of 39,524 votes for their favorite Eurovision contestant. Polls closed at 11:59pm on May 28, on the eve of the live finale. The results have now been tallied and verified by an accountant (Wiwi’s sister), the artists’ agents have been called and the boxes […]
Opponents of Turkey’s bid to join the E.U. portray it as an alien culture with social and religious beliefs that are decidedly un-European. Following his election as French president in 2007, Nicolas Sarkozy said Europe “must give itself borders” and declared that Turkey “has no place” in the organization. In “We Could Be The Same,” […]
The men of Eurovision continue to flash their smiles and flex their muscles in the hope of winning your vote in the race to become Eurovision’s Next Top Male Model. So far, more than 2,400 votes have been cast in the finals. For the moment it appears to be a two-horse race between Turkey’s Ferman […]
After three weeks and 7,440 votes, it’s time to make our final cut in the semi-finals of Eurovision’s Next Top Male Model. This week Wiwi is sending one man home, and it’s rather clear cut. This aspiring model received just 8 votes—or 0.11%. He’ll be singing Allez! Ola! Olé! at Eurovision, so Wiwi is going […]
“We Could Be The Same” Lyrics — maNga Eurovision 2010 — Turkey